Pulmonary

  1. Closed
    - causes (4)
    • Spontaneous (young, thin, tall male)
    • COPD
    • TB
    • blunt trauma
  2. Open
    - causes (2)
    • Penetrating trauma
    • Iatrogenic (central line placement, thoracocentesis, biopsy)
  3. Tension
    - Causes (1)
    Trauma
Author
sini
ID
187438
Card Set
Pulmonary
Description
Pneumothorax and Causes
Updated